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Adzuna Job Market Report – September 2017

Total advertised vacancies rise 7.2% year-on-year Adzuna Job Report – September 2017  The ongoing search for talented employees has boosted the total UK advertised vacancies by 7.2% in the year to August 2017, according to Looking back to last year, there were 1,123,365 advertised vacancies in the UK after the market witnessed a slight Continued »

The Free CV Review with a Difference

Ever get the feeling you’re undervalued in the job you do?  We can empathise.  Most of us will, at some point, suspect we’re being underpaid for the amount we do.  If you’ve ever wondered just how much your skills and experience are really worth to your employer, you’ve now got the chance to find out Continued »

Adzuna Job Market Report – July 2017

Advertised UK vacancies hit 19-month high   Adzuna Job Report – July 2017 Average advertised vacancies currently reached a 19-month high (1,202,573) in June 2017, the highest number recorded since the 1,229,131 available in October 2015, according to the clever folks in the Adzuna data team. Against a backdrop of Brexit negotiations forcing UK companies to Continued »

The best value locations to buy a house

Property price growth in the popular commuter town of Luton has outpaced rises in the average salary by 7.99 per cent over the past year, according to new data from Adzuna and Zoopla. The average property price in the Bedfordshire town has grown by an impressive 5.06 per cent (£12,499) since June 2016, in contrast Continued »

The Highest Paid Languages Of 2017

Japanese and the Chinese languages were named the most lucrative non-English tongues for UK jobseekers according to our data experts here at Adzuna Towers – and they know their stuff, so we’re inclined to believe them! To mark the one year anniversary of the Brexit vote, we did a little digging and uncovered the languages most in Continued »

12,000 Summer Jobs Still Available in UK

There are opportunities aplenty for those looking to earn some extra cash this summer, with over 12,000 temporary jobs on offer, according to our latest research here at Adzuna Towers. The climate for seasonal job hunters, one might say, is looking distinctly sunny. Our most recent study, conducted in June 2017, shows 12,427 seasonal roles up for Continued »

Adzuna Joins The Leap 100

Here at Adzuna Towers, We are thrilled to announce Adzuna has made The Leap 100 2017 – a community of the most exciting, fast-growth companies in the UK, as compiled by City A.M and London law firm, Mishcon de Reya. According to the small print, to be considered for The Leap 100, companies needed to demonstrate a recent history Continued »

Tech Industry Named Least Sexist Sector in UK

Are you hostile? Greedy? Impulsive? Or honest? Gentle? Pleasant? No, this isn’t a personality test. These words are gender-coded, meaning they’re stereotypically masculine or feminine. And a surprising number of job ads still use such language, with some phrased to appeal more to one specific portion of the UK workforce. So, we decided to dip Continued »

The fastest place to save for a house deposit

The dream of owning one’s own home is, for many, just that – a dream. More often than not, it comes down to personal circumstance; where you work, where you live, what you do and how much you earn. This got us to thinking: Where in the UK could you save a 15% deposit for Continued »